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German Lawmakers Push to Stop French Warship Delivery to Russia

15 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Lawmakers from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party are pressuring the government to prevent France from delivering two warships to Russia. The post German Lawmakers Push to Stop French Warship Delivery to Russia appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Buys Anti-Eavesdropping Technology Provider Secusmart GmbH

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) today revealed that it has bought Secusmart GmbH, a company that manufactures voice encryption chips and whose clients include Germany’s  Chancellor, Angela Merkel. The two companies have worked together in the past where Secusmart GmbH used to license its technology to BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY). Show More Summary

Germany's Long-Term Economy Threatened by Weak Leadership

Angela Merkel, the current chancellor of Germany, has been reigning over the country for 8 years. Her approval rating of 71% seems expected when you consider the 2014 estimated GDP growth in Germany. Compared to the Eurozone average of 0.25% Germany’s domestic demand and increase in construction have been great assets to the country’s economy. Show More Summary

Russia Supplied Missile That Shot Down Malaysia Airlines Plane, US Official Says

While a U.S. official said Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 was shot down by a missile supplied by Russia to separatists in eastern Ukraine, Russian media reported that President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the need for an objective investigation.

Merkel wants spy talks with U.S. now

Chancellor Angela Merkel is pressing for “sensible talks” with U.S. officials over America’s prying in Germany — the details of which were first revealed by NSA leaker Edward Snowden.

Maybe Merkel Should Buy It

Buy it, rename it “Graf Zeppelin.”  German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday suggested France should halt the export of Mistral warships to Russia, even if the current sanctions regime still allows it. “In Germany, we are putting on hold the construction of a shooting centre in Russia, given the situation,” she said during a press […]

White House Take On Obama’s Call To Merkel Is Hilariously Understated

Not since President George W. Bush hit German Chancellor Angela Merkel with an impromptu double-Vulcan-neck-pinch has there been such an awkward moment in U.S. relations with Germany. Things were already strained after Edward Snowden’s revelation that the U.S. monitored Merkel’s cellphone communications, but they went from bad to worse last week when two more cases [...]

A life in 60 portraits

2 weeks agoArts : Prospero

IN MAY Forbes magazine put Angela Merkel at the top of its ranking of the world's most powerful women for the fourth consecutive year. No surprise there: this is someone who has been German Chancellor since 2005, is hugely popular with the electorate, and is the dominant force in the European Union. Show More Summary

President Obama, Angela Merkel talking again

At least they're talking again. President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke Tuesday for the first time since she tossed out the CIA's man in Berlin.

Germany is Hardly a U.S. Ally

The media are full of stories about “two allies,” the U.S. and Germany, in a controversy over alleged “U.S. espionage” against Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government. All of the fingers are pointing at the NSA, and now the CIA, whose station chief in Berlin has reportedly been told to leave. The Washington Post reported, “In ordering […]

Chancellor Angela Merkel celebrates in Germany's dressing room

"Party like a Chancellor" shall now enter the lexicon. Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel, was an extremely visible fan of her country's team at the 2014 World Cup. She was seen in the stands cheering them on throughout the tournament...Show More Summary

Will German World Cup win boost 'Mutti' Merkel's ratings?

Credits: Guido Bergmann/Bundesregierung via Getty Images Alt Text: Angela Merkel with the German football team Football-loving Chancellor seems more popular than ever after Germany's World Cup success First Reaction Monday, July 14,Show More Summary

German fans celebrate World Cup win against Argentina

In a thrilling championship game in Rio de Janeiro, Mario Götze booted the lone goal in the second extra-time period, giving a unified Germany its first World Cup win, setting off cheers led by the nation’s Chancellor Angela Merkel.

This Photo of Angela Merkel at the World Cup Final Needs a Caption

Caption this: (L-R) President of the German Football Association (DFB) Wolfgang Niersbach, German President Joachim Gauck and German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina on Sunday. Read more...

Germany expels Berlin’s CIA station chief over spy scandal

Germany told the CIA station chief in Berlin to leave the country on Thursday in a dramatic display of anger from Chancellor Angela Merkel at the behaviour of a close ally after officials unearthed two suspected U.S. spies. The scandal has chilled relations with Washington to levels not seen since Merkel’s predecessor opposed the U.S. Show More Summary


By ARYEH SAVIR Tazpit News Agency JERAUSALEM – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke yesterday evening \with several world leaders, including UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry regarding Operation ‘Protective Edge’ and its implications. Netanyahu told them that no country in the world would agree to […]

Airbus Sells 123 Helicopters In China

On the occasion of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s state visit in Beijing where she met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Airbus Helicopters signs a record 123 civil helicopters with three customers from various Chinese provinces today. The rotorcraft will be […]

Hillary Clinton Denounces NSA Surveillance On German Chancellor

3 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Hillary Clinton criticized the National Security Agency (NSA) for spying on Chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone, calling it “absolutely wrong” in an interview with German media outlet Spiegel published Tuesday. Former government contractor Edward Snowden’s leaks revealed in October that Merkel’s phone calls were intercepted by the NSA, damaging diplomatic… Read More


German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday that if reports that a German intelligence employee spied for the United States are proven true, it would be a “clear contradiction” of trust between the allies. Click here to read the sto...

Merkel Slams U.S. Spying, 14 Shot Dead in Chicago This Weekend, Pink Floyd Is Back: P.M. Links

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

"If the allegations are true, it would be for me a clear contradiction as to what I consider to be trusting cooperation between agencies and partners," said German Chancellor Angela Merkel regarding the alleged American spy within Germany's intelligence agency. The latest tally is 14 fatalities out of 82 people shot. Show More Summary

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